Expert Systems and Mass Appraisal

Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the usefulness of a heuristic expert system, to show its applicability to real-world valuation problems, and to suggest several avenues for statistical testing. Design/methodology/approach – The expert systems follow a traditional sales adjustment grid format, with sufficient data for non-parametric testing. Findings – The […]

Building a Sense of Home in Rented Spaces

Purpose – Much of the research into the development of home within the business literature has looked at home as a setting or a construct instead of as a process. Additionally, extant research has explored the process of homebuilding within the context of homeownership, often defining home in terms of […]